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Roka Akor - Chicago

4.7
1920 reviews
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$50 and over
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Steakhouse
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Roka Akor - Chicago brings an unparalleled combination of thoughtful design and contemporary Robata Japanese cuisine to four locations across the U.S., including Scottsdale, AZ, San Francisco, Houston and two locations in the Chicagoland area. Roka Akor’s menu changes seasonally, including a rotating selection of prime-cut steaks, seafood, and vegetables with Japanese-inspired marinades and sauces, along with sushi and sashimi. The restaurant’s design features a centrally located robata grill that provides the heart of the visual experience, surrounded by contemporary décor and sleek lighting. Guests are encouraged to speak with the chefs about the food to create an interactive and engaging dining experience.

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Private dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Steakhouse, Japanese, Sushi
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Hours of operation
Lunch

Mon-Fri 11:30AM - 2:30PM

Dinner

Mon-Wed 5:00PM - 11:00PM

Thurs-Sat 5:00PM - 12:00AM
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Phone number
(312) 477-7652
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Payment options
AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Smart Casual
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Executive chef
Chef Ce Bian
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Catering
Please call us for onsite and off site catering opportunities. We cater private events from 10 - 250 guests.
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Cross street
Illinois Ave
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Parking details
Valet Parking is available on Clark St
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Public transit
Red Line – exit at Grand, one block north to Illinois
#22 Bus –exit at Grand (if coming from the North), exit at Hubbard (if coming from the South)…walk ½ block west
#36 Bus—exit at Illinois (walk 1 ½ blocks west)
#147 Bus—exit at Illinois (walk ½ block east)
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Special events & promotions
For Special Events email Erin Koss at ekoss@rokaakor.com or call 312-477-7652
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Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Chef's Table, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine

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Whether it’s a birthday party, corporate business dinner, or a cocktail reception Roka Akor offers a trendy & culinary experience in the heart of city. Our menu features prime cuts of steaks, seafood, and vegetables with unique Japanese-inspired marinades and sauces, sure to WOW any guest!

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Sun - Thu 5:00PM - 5:30PM 9:30PM - 10:15PM
Fri - Sat 5:00PM - 5:30PM 10:00PM - 11:00PM

What 1920 People Are Saying
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4.7  based on recent ratings
4.7
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4.6
service
4.6
ambience
4.2
value
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93% of people would recommend it to a friend
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OpenTable Diner (Chicago)
5.0  Dined 9 hours ago

It was good night-out!
Food was delicious!
Good atmosphere!
Having great time with friends!

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OpenTable Diner 
5.0  Dined a day ago

Beyond words incredible. Anything you order will be perfect

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OpenTable Diner 
5.0  Dined 3 days ago

Perfect ambiance. Beautiful cocktails. Helpful bartenders. Perfect for a fun but classy date. Enjoyed the wide variety of sake.

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DonH (Chicago)
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

This place is crazy good. Been there twice in the past three weeks. Servers are knowledgeable and provide excellent recommendation. Great selections of meat, seafood and veggies. Superb sake selections. Choices on the Seasonal menu were exceptional and the tartare's are beyond excellent!! A little on the pricey side but my opinion is that it is worth every penny! Would not be a restaurant that I could afford every day, but for special occasions, client/business lunches or dinners you will not disappoint your clients! Every one of our group commented that they could not wait to come back again! Great experience. It is always a nice touch when the Manager personally comes over to check on how things are going and asks again when leaving if everything was enjoyed and service up to our expectations. Both David and Jason are superb at their jobs and exude hospitality!

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OpenTable Diner (Las Vegas)
5.0  Dined 6 days ago

Sky was great! We order as the spirit moves us and she was so accommodating. We will be back every time we are in town.

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mikey (Miami)
4.0  Dined 6 days ago

Food is strong 4.5. Great smell upon entry from wood burning grill.

Little bit of attitude from our server left us a bit perplexed, but not enough to damage the evening.

We certainly would return but we would also encourage some retraining of wait staff on the finer points of hospitality.

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OpenTable Diner (Chicago)
5.0  Dined on February 17, 2018

Food was amazing and so was the service, we had our appetizer come out late and our server Casey was amazing. He handled everything as a great server should. bravo!!!!

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ToyE (Chicago)
5.0  Dined on February 17, 2018

Absolutely amazing...the food changed my life lol. I usually go to Morton’s steakhouse, Mastro, Capital Grille, David Burke prime, Michael Jordan etc.. by far this was the best experience ever more of the Wagyu Steak OMG...(100% Crazy good.) I will recommend to any living person to try it.. add it on your bucket list. All the food was delicious.. high 10 to the Chef. Our server had good knowledge, history of the food which was great and amazing . (I would request him on my next visit) On the flip side the valet crew was horrible, when arrived my husband had to wave to them for attention because they were watching something on their phones( totally unacceptable ) they didn’t care what so ever.. I didn’t feel welcomed by them. That’s where the difference come in Vs other fine dinning restaurants. Other places I mentioned the valet guys are phenomenal, but these ones were bad. Our hostess was the lady with side hairstyle which is cute, she was great as well took her time while I was talking to her... very nice lady that business people would love to hire.. good personality.. I was showing her Iron Chef America Morimoto pictures with me. 5 STARS—🤩. LOVED IT...

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OpenTable Diner (Chicago)
5.0  Dined on February 17, 2018

Great experience service was excellent!!

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vipWoodstockFoodie (Las Vegas)
5.0  Dined on February 15, 2018

Dined alone and had the Decadent omakase meal. Fabulous food, too much for one person and definitely was a great deal for the price!! 10 courses from amuse bouche to dessert for $125 for a single diner is the best deal in town! Most notable dishes: toro tartare, Sushi presentation, robata sea bass and prawn, finally, American wagyu with three kinds of salt and homemade ponzu. Divine!!!!!

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